That’s what they may call it, the Patients’ Freedom Act of 2017. Or something like that.
Happy halftime from the AFC Championship game. What a great game and what a great performance, earlier, by Atlanta.
And this could be a happy day for long-suffering taxpayers in America. The details on the PFA17 are sketchy but President Trump’s first executive order may take the gun-to-your-head teeth out of Obama’s miserably failed tax collection plan, aka Obamacare.
The Trump administration may no longer enforce a rule requiring individual Americans to carry health insurance or pay a penalty if they do not, a senior White House official said on Sunday Speaking on ABC’s “This Week” program, Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president, said President Donald Trump “may stop enforcing the individual mandate.”
Separately, on CBS’ “Face the Nation” show, she reiterated Republican promises that no one would lose their health insurance under Obamacare while a replacement is being developed.
“For the 20 million who rely upon the Affordable Care Act in some form, they will not be without coverage during this transition time,” she said.
On Friday Trump signed an executive order concerning the 2010 healthcare law, urging U.S. agencies to “waive, defer, grant exemptions from, or delay the implementation” of provisions deemed to impose fiscal burdens on states, companies or individuals.
Healthcare experts had speculated that Trump could expand exemptions from the individual mandate.
This is fantastic news for any healthy person who has the crazy idea that their money is actually their money. I tried to find the Order. Here’s what they have out so far:
Come on, POTUS Trump. Don’t leave us hanging. And don’t keep us paying.
Details, again, are a little short. Hopefully so to will be the duration of this horrible law. Developing…